The table below looks at the statistics for IaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 401 515 549
Rank change year-on-year
+114 +34
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 223 97 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.53% 0.22% 0.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.26% 3.83% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 167 70 37
Average salary £66,000 £56,250 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,950 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £91,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £52,500 £61,250
% change year-on-year
+9.52% -14.28%
IaaS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Cloud Services Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
3073 2534 1922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 7.32% 5.83% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2460 2157 1632
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IaaS across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

IaaS Jobs Demand Trend in London

IaaS
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IaaS across the London region.

IaaS Salary Trend in London

IaaS
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IaaS across the London region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

IaaS Salary Histogram in London

IaaS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the London region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +37 41 £68,125 +18.47% 7
IaaS
England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing IaaS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IaaS.

1 183 (48.54%) PaaS
2 176 (46.68%) Windows
3 156 (41.38%) Linux
4 143 (37.93%) VMware
5 120 (31.83%) Microsoft
6 119 (31.56%) SaaS
7 118 (31.30%) Microsoft Azure
8 115 (30.50%) VMware Infrastructure
9 113 (29.97%) Puppet
10 90 (23.87%) Opscode Chef
11 89 (23.61%) DevOps
12 87 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
13 83 (22.02%) Active Directory
14 82 (21.75%) Cisco
15 80 (21.22%) Firewall
16 74 (19.63%) Cloud Computing
17 73 (19.36%) Migration
17 73 (19.36%) Oracle
18 72 (19.10%) SQL Server
19 70 (18.57%) Web Services
19 70 (18.57%) Ruby
20 65 (17.24%) MySQL
21 62 (16.45%) .NET
21 62 (16.45%) Java
21 62 (16.45%) Amazon AWS
22 61 (16.18%) IIS
22 61 (16.18%) Finance
23 57 (15.12%) MS Excel
23 57 (15.12%) Continuous Integration
24 53 (14.06%) Git (software)

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing IaaS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IaaS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 61 (16.18%) IIS
2 53 (14.06%) OpenStack
3 52 (13.79%) Apache
4 51 (13.53%) Lync
5 49 (13.00%) MS Exchange
6 46 (12.20%) Elasticsearch
7 43 (11.41%) nginx
8 38 (10.08%) Tomcat
9 34 (9.02%) Exchange Server 2013
10 25 (6.63%) JBoss
11 23 (6.10%) SharePoint
11 23 (6.10%) Office Communications Server
12 21 (5.57%) Exchange Server 2010
13 19 (5.04%) IBM Notes
14 18 (4.77%) BizTalk Server
15 16 (4.24%) Exchange Server 2003
16 12 (3.18%) WebSphere
17 10 (2.65%) Node.js
18 8 (2.12%) Apache Solr
18 8 (2.12%) WebLogic
Applications
1 57 (15.12%) MS Excel
2 34 (9.02%) MS Office
3 6 (1.59%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.53%) MS Project
5 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 12 (3.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (2.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.80%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.27%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 183 (48.54%) PaaS
2 119 (31.56%) SaaS
3 118 (31.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 74 (19.63%) Cloud Computing
5 62 (16.45%) Amazon AWS
6 49 (13.00%) Office 365
7 20 (5.31%) Amazon EC2
8 15 (3.98%) OpenShift
9 13 (3.45%) Google Apps
9 13 (3.45%) Joyent
10 12 (3.18%) Terremark
11 11 (2.92%) Amazon S3
12 10 (2.65%) Google Cloud Platform
13 8 (2.12%) Amazon ELB
14 4 (1.06%) Heroku
14 4 (1.06%) SoftLayer
15 2 (0.53%) Route 53
16 1 (0.27%) IBM SmartCloud
16 1 (0.27%) Force.com
16 1 (0.27%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 80 (21.22%) Firewall
2 43 (11.41%) SAN
3 41 (10.88%) WAN
4 38 (10.08%) VPN
5 30 (7.96%) LAN
6 28 (7.43%) DNS
6 28 (7.43%) MPLS
7 26 (6.90%) iSCSI
8 19 (5.04%) VoIP
9 18 (4.77%) Internet
10 17 (4.51%) SSL
11 16 (4.24%) HTTP
12 15 (3.98%) Software-Defined Networking
13 13 (3.45%) Wireless
14 12 (3.18%) IMAP
14 12 (3.18%) POP3
15 11 (2.92%) DHCP
16 10 (2.65%) OSPF
16 10 (2.65%) BGP
16 10 (2.65%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (19.10%) SQL Server
2 65 (17.24%) MySQL
3 32 (8.49%) MongoDB
4 22 (5.84%) Oracle Database 11g
4 22 (5.84%) Oracle Database 10g
4 22 (5.84%) Oracle Database
5 18 (4.77%) Redis
5 18 (4.77%) Big Data
6 13 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (2.92%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (2.92%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (2.92%) Hadoop
8 8 (2.12%) CouchDB
8 8 (2.12%) DB2
9 6 (1.59%) NoSQL
9 6 (1.59%) Relational Database
10 5 (1.33%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.06%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (0.53%) Couchbase
12 2 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 53 (14.06%) Git (software)
2 42 (11.14%) Jenkins
3 31 (8.22%) TeamCity
4 12 (3.18%) Subversion
5 11 (2.92%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (2.39%) Mercurial
7 6 (1.59%) RSpec
7 6 (1.59%) JIRA
8 5 (1.33%) Bugzilla
8 5 (1.33%) NUnit
9 4 (1.06%) Firebug
9 4 (1.06%) Grunt
9 4 (1.06%) Yeoman
10 3 (0.80%) Hudson
10 3 (0.80%) Artifactory
10 3 (0.80%) Maven
10 3 (0.80%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.27%) ClearCase
11 1 (0.27%) Rational Rose
11 1 (0.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 61 (16.18%) Finance
2 28 (7.43%) Telecoms
3 24 (6.37%) Banking
4 23 (6.10%) Marketing
5 16 (4.24%) Manufacturing
6 15 (3.98%) Retail
7 11 (2.92%) Electronics
8 7 (1.86%) Legal
9 6 (1.59%) Publishing
10 5 (1.33%) Games
10 5 (1.33%) Automotive
11 3 (0.80%) Music Industry
12 2 (0.53%) Advertising
13 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 111 (29.44%) Architect
2 47 (12.47%) Consultant
3 39 (10.34%) DevOps Engineer
4 37 (9.81%) Linux Engineer
5 32 (8.49%) Solutions Architect
6 31 (8.22%) Senior Consultant
6 31 (8.22%) Administrator
7 29 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
8 28 (7.43%) Linux Administrator
9 26 (6.90%) Enterprise Architect
10 24 (6.37%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 24 (6.37%) Cloud Architect
11 22 (5.84%) Deployment Engineer
12 18 (4.77%) Support Engineer
13 17 (4.51%) Technical Support
13 17 (4.51%) Technical Support Engineer
13 17 (4.51%) Technical Engineer
14 16 (4.24%) Developer
15 15 (3.98%) Technical Architect
16 12 (3.18%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (18.57%) Web Services
2 62 (16.45%) .NET
3 18 (4.77%) Middleware
3 18 (4.77%) LAMP
3 18 (4.77%) ActiveMQ
4 17 (4.51%) XML
4 17 (4.51%) RESTful
5 16 (4.24%) J2EE
6 15 (3.98%) ASP.NET
6 15 (3.98%) HTML
6 15 (3.98%) WCF
7 13 (3.45%) JSON
8 12 (3.18%) SOAP
8 12 (3.18%) Memcached
9 11 (2.92%) CSS
10 8 (2.12%) XMPP
11 7 (1.86%) XSL
11 7 (1.86%) jQuery
12 6 (1.59%) REST
12 6 (1.59%) JMX
Miscellaneous
1 38 (10.08%) Clustering
1 38 (10.08%) Open Source
2 37 (9.81%) Replication
3 29 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (4.51%) Mobile App
5 13 (3.45%) CMDB
6 11 (2.92%) Management Information System
6 11 (2.92%) DTV
7 10 (2.65%) Computer Science
8 8 (2.12%) Blackberry
8 8 (2.12%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (2.12%) Digital Media
9 5 (1.33%) User Experience
9 5 (1.33%) Data Integration
9 5 (1.33%) BBC
9 5 (1.33%) Mainframe
10 4 (1.06%) Social Network
10 4 (1.06%) FMCG
10 4 (1.06%) Hedge funds
11 3 (0.80%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 176 (46.68%) Windows
2 156 (41.38%) Linux
3 42 (11.14%) UNIX
4 39 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 33 (8.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (5.84%) Debian
7 21 (5.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (3.71%) CentOS
9 11 (2.92%) Ubuntu
9 11 (2.92%) AIX
10 9 (2.39%) Solaris
11 4 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.53%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.53%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.53%) Scientific Linux
12 2 (0.53%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.27%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (23.61%) DevOps
2 87 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (19.36%) Migration
4 57 (15.12%) Continuous Integration
5 52 (13.79%) E-Commerce
6 38 (10.08%) SOA
7 36 (9.55%) Configuration Management
8 31 (8.22%) Enterprise Architecture
9 30 (7.96%) Technical Architecture
10 28 (7.43%) Identity Management
11 26 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
12 25 (6.63%) Project Management
13 24 (6.37%) User Acceptance Testing
14 23 (6.10%) TDD
14 23 (6.10%) TOGAF
15 20 (5.31%) Scrum
15 20 (5.31%) Business Development
15 20 (5.31%) Disaster Recovery
16 19 (5.04%) Service Delivery
16 19 (5.04%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 70 (18.57%) Ruby
2 62 (16.45%) Java
3 50 (13.26%) Perl
4 49 (13.00%) Python
5 45 (11.94%) PowerShell
6 42 (11.14%) C#
7 41 (10.88%) SQL
8 32 (8.49%) Bash Shell
9 27 (7.16%) Shell Script
10 17 (4.51%) JavaScript
11 16 (4.24%) PHP
12 14 (3.71%) C
13 6 (1.59%) T-SQL
13 6 (1.59%) C++
14 4 (1.06%) Groovy
15 3 (0.80%) Korn
16 2 (0.53%) Scala
17 1 (0.27%) Apex Code
17 1 (0.27%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 29 (7.69%) Degree
2 23 (6.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (5.84%) AWS Certification
4 20 (5.31%) MCSE
5 15 (3.98%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (3.45%) MCTS
7 10 (2.65%) CCNP
8 9 (2.39%) RHCE
8 9 (2.39%) MCITP
9 8 (2.12%) VCP4
9 8 (2.12%) PMI Certification
10 7 (1.86%) MCP
10 7 (1.86%) PMP
11 6 (1.59%) CISSP
11 6 (1.59%) CCNA
12 5 (1.33%) MCSA
12 5 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 4 (1.06%) JNCIA
13 4 (1.06%) CISM
14 3 (0.80%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (7.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (6.10%) PCI DSS
3 19 (5.04%) QA
4 10 (2.65%) ISO 9001
5 6 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 115 (30.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 83 (22.02%) Active Directory
3 30 (7.96%) Hyper-V
4 28 (7.43%) VMware ESXi
5 26 (6.90%) XenApp
6 25 (6.63%) vSphere
7 17 (4.51%) Varnish
7 17 (4.51%) KVM
7 17 (4.51%) Terminal Server
8 16 (4.24%) Xen
9 15 (3.98%) NFS
10 13 (3.45%) Apache Flume
11 8 (2.12%) vCloud
11 8 (2.12%) NDS
11 8 (2.12%) Samba
12 7 (1.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 7 (1.86%) ISA Server
12 7 (1.86%) Forefront TMG
12 7 (1.86%) UAG
13 5 (1.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 113 (29.97%) Puppet
2 90 (23.87%) Opscode Chef
3 43 (11.41%) logstash
4 40 (10.61%) ZABBIX
5 35 (9.28%) Vagrant
6 33 (8.75%) Graphite
7 30 (7.96%) Kibana
8 21 (5.57%) Red Hat Satellite
9 17 (4.51%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 16 (4.24%) SCCM
11 13 (3.45%) Nagios
11 13 (3.45%) Graylog
12 10 (2.65%) Ansible
12 10 (2.65%) Tivoli
12 10 (2.65%) HAProxy
13 9 (2.39%) SCOM
14 8 (2.12%) CFEngine
14 8 (2.12%) StatsD
15 6 (1.59%) ITRS Geneos
16 4 (1.06%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 143 (37.93%) VMware
2 120 (31.83%) Microsoft
3 82 (21.75%) Cisco
4 73 (19.36%) Oracle
5 53 (14.06%) Red Hat
6 42 (11.14%) Citrix
7 40 (10.61%) Google
8 35 (9.28%) HP
9 34 (9.02%) SAP
10 30 (7.96%) New Relic
11 27 (7.16%) IBM
12 24 (6.37%) Juniper
13 23 (6.10%) Dell
13 23 (6.10%) Splunk
13 23 (6.10%) Rackspace
14 19 (5.04%) Lotus
15 16 (4.24%) NetApp
16 13 (3.45%) Veeam
17 9 (2.39%) Veritas
18 8 (2.12%) Hitachi
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum 15% bonus and company pension
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £43000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits / Bonus / Car Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
People Source
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Work from Home
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £50000.00 - £68000.00 per annum + Bonus + health + pension
Posted: 15 days ago